This is a study guide for the book A Modest Proposal written by Jonathan Swift. A Modest Proposal for Preventing the Children of Poor People From Being a Burden on Their Parents or Country, and for Making Them Beneficial to the Publick, commonly referred to as A Modest Proposal, is a Juvenalian satirical essay written and published anonymously by Jonathan Swift in 1729.
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Author: Jonathan Swift
Published: January 1998
Pages: 300 pages